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ACS DEMOGRAPHIC AND HOUSING ESTIMATES
2013–2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Prairie County, Arkansas

Subject Estimate Margin of Error Percent Percent Margin of Error
SEX AND AGE
    Total population 8,309 ***** 8,309 (X)
        Male 4,132 +/-37 49.7% +/-0.4
        Female 4,177 +/-37 50.3% +/-0.4
        Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 98.9 +/-1.8 (X) (X)
 
        Under 5 years 447 ***** 5.4% *****
        5 to 9 years 455 +/-77 5.5% +/-0.9
        10 to 14 years 502 +/-78 6.0% +/-0.9
        15 to 19 years 436 +/-51 5.2% +/-0.6
        20 to 24 years 460 +/-63 5.5% +/-0.8
        25 to 34 years 843 +/-44 10.1% +/-0.5
        35 to 44 years 880 +/-26 10.6% +/-0.3
        45 to 54 years 1,196 +/-27 14.4% +/-0.3
        55 to 59 years 665 +/-91 8.0% +/-1.1
        60 to 64 years 539 +/-89 6.5% +/-1.1
        65 to 74 years 1,032 +/-42 12.4% +/-0.5
        75 to 84 years 609 +/-67 7.3% +/-0.8
        85 years and over 245 +/-58 2.9% +/-0.7
 
        Median age (years) 45.7 +/-0.3 (X) (X)
 
        Under 18 years 1,706 ***** 20.5% *****
        16 years and over 6,820 +/-30 82.1% +/-0.4
        18 years and over 6,603 ***** 79.5% *****
        21 years and over 6,406 +/-67 77.1% +/-0.8
        62 years and over 2,166 +/-68 26.1% +/-0.8
        65 years and over 1,886 +/-35 22.7% +/-0.4
 
        18 years and over 6,603 ***** 6,603 (X)
            Male 3,199 ***** 48.4% *****
            Female 3,404 ***** 51.6% *****
            Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 94.0 ***** (X) (X)
 
        65 years and over 1,886 +/-35 1,886 (X)
            Male 897 +/-35 47.6% +/-1.0
            Female 989 ***** 52.4% +/-1.0
            Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 90.7 +/-3.5 (X) (X)
 
RACE
        Total population 8,309 ***** 8,309 (X)
            One race 8,255 +/-40 99.4% +/-0.5
            Two or more races 54 +/-40 0.6% +/-0.5
 
            One race 8,255 +/-40 99.4% +/-0.5
                White 7,088 +/-33 85.3% +/-0.4
                Black or African American 1,112 +/-58 13.4% +/-0.7
                American Indian and Alaska Native 36 +/-36 0.4% +/-0.4
                    Cherokee tribal grouping 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Chippewa tribal grouping 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Navajo tribal grouping 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Sioux tribal grouping 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                Asian 1 +/-3 0.0% +/-0.1
                    Asian Indian 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Chinese 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Filipino 1 +/-3 0.0% +/-0.1
                    Japanese 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Korean 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Vietnamese 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Other Asian 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Native Hawaiian 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Guamanian or Chamorro 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Samoan 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                    Other Pacific Islander 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                Some other race 18 +/-22 0.2% +/-0.3
        Two or more races 54 +/-40 0.6% +/-0.5
            White and Black or African American 26 +/-40 0.3% +/-0.5
            White and American Indian and Alaska Native 18 +/-16 0.2% +/-0.2
            White and Asian 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
            Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
 
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races
        Total population 8,309 ***** 8,309 (X)
            White 7,142 +/-49 86.0% +/-0.6
            Black or African American 1,138 +/-55 13.7% +/-0.7
            American Indian and Alaska Native 54 +/-37 0.6% +/-0.4
            Asian 1 +/-3 0.0% +/-0.1
            Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
            Some other race 28 +/-25 0.3% +/-0.3
 
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
        Total population 8,309 ***** 8,309 (X)
            Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 47 +/-37 0.6% +/-0.4
                Mexican 29 +/-23 0.3% +/-0.3
                Puerto Rican 18 +/-29 0.2% +/-0.3
                Cuban 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                Other Hispanic or Latino 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
            Not Hispanic or Latino 8,262 +/-37 99.4% +/-0.4
                White alone 7,059 +/-13 85.0% +/-0.2
                Black or African American alone 1,112 +/-58 13.4% +/-0.7
                American Indian and Alaska Native alone 36 +/-36 0.4% +/-0.4
                Asian alone 1 +/-3 0.0% +/-0.1
                Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                Some other race alone 0 +/-16 0.0% +/-0.4
                Two or more races 54 +/-40 0.6% +/-0.5
                    Two races including Some other race 10 +/-13 0.1% +/-0.2
                    Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races 44 +/-40 0.5% +/-0.5
 
        Total housing units 4,528 +/-55 (X) (X)
 
CITIZEN, VOTING AGE POPULATION
            Citizen, 18 and over population 6,602 +/-4 6,602 (X)
                Male 3,199 +/-2 48.5% +/-0.1
                Female 3,403 +/-4 51.5% +/-0.1
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey: 2013-2017.
Processed by Demographic Research, Arkansas Economic Development Institute, College of Business Administration, UALR
Last Modified: December 17th, 2018

Explanation of Symbols:

  1. An '**' entry in the margin of error column indicates that either no sample observations or too few sample observations were available to compute a standard error and thus the margin of error. A statistical test is not appropriate.
  2. An '-' entry in the estimate column indicates that either no sample observations or too few sample observations were available to compute an estimate, or a ratio of medians cannot be calculated because one or both of the median estimates falls in the lowest interval or upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
  3. An '-' following a median estimate means the median falls in the lowest interval of an open-ended distribution.
  4. An '+' following a median estimate means the median falls in the upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
  5. An '***' entry in the margin of error column indicates that the median falls in the lowest interval or upper interval of an open-ended distribution. A statistical test is not appropriate.
  6. An '*****' entry in the margin of error column indicates that the estimate is controlled. A statistical test for sampling variability is not appropriate.
  7. An 'N' entry in the estimate and margin of error columns indicates that data for this geographic area cannot be displayed because the number of sample cases is too small.
  8. An '(X)' means that the estimate is not applicable or not available.

Note: Some areas have no reported population because there were not enough ACS questionnaires completed and returned to make a population estimate.

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